Kane School District has the largest kindergarten classes in many years, with 130 students currently enrolled in kindergarten across the district. In an effort to provide additional support services to kindergarten students and parents, the Utah Legislature has approved funding for all kindergarten students to enroll in Waterford Upstart. Also, if you have a student who will be entering kindergarten next school year, they are also eligible to enroll in the Upstart program for free, but the registration must be completed by December 15, 2021. You can enroll your child into the Waterford.org Upstart program by visiting https://www.waterford.org/upstart/ or by calling 888-982-9898 Monday-Friday 8 AM to 8 PM, and Saturdays 8 AM to 5 PM (MST).Upstart Program Highlights:
● Great supplement to what your child is working on at the Kane
School District Preschool and kindergarten classes!
● Children who have used Upstart started Kindergarten are almost at a 1st-grade reading level!
● NO COST home-based preschool program
● Computer provided (if needed)
● Internet provided (if needed)
● A personal program coach (to get the most out of Upstart!)
● Flexible/small-time commitment: Children play on Upstart’s award-
winning software 15 minutes a day/5 days a week.
● Waterford.org’s adaptive curriculum in reading, math/science is
standards-aligned, developmentally appropriate, and also endorsed for